Amateur film made in Manhattan, New York City during World War II, showing a Greenwich Village street art exhibition, springtime at Coney Island, and Greenwich Village stilled by a snowstorm. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews ) Topics: Amateur films, New York City: History, Weather: Blizzards
Alan Arkin and Rutger Hauer star in this award winning movie about the successful mass escape of 300 prisoners from the Sobibor Nazi death camp. Fine acting and production values make this film a worthwhile viewing experience. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 30 reviews ) Topics: Alan Arkin, Rutger Hauer, Sobibor, Nazi, pdmovies
http://imdb.com/title/tt0046969/ A man wrongly imprisoned for murder (John Ireland) breaks out of jail. He wants to clear his name, but with the police pursuing him, he's forced to take a beautiful young woman, driving a fast sports car, hostage and slip into a cross-border sports car race to try to make it to Mexico before the police get him favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: drag Racing, action
Alice In Wonderland theatrical trailer from 1951. ~~~~~ Watch movies on Youtube @ PDFREETV Watch movie trailers on Youtube @ TheTrailerArchive favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: alice in wonderland, 1951, trailer, disney
A 1934 Chinese film about the life of a group of workers constructing a road. Although basically a silent film, there is some singing dubbed in. See also the English subtitles by Andy Deemer and Echo Zhao. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topic: china
A Colorado ski resort is besieged by a sub-human beast that commits brutal murders on the slopes. - IMDB Description favoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews ) Topics: Horror, Yvette Mimieux, Movie Powder, avi
I'm calling this the "extended version" because whether it's "uncut" or not is anybody's guess. The "neck rip" scene is intact. However, please note the picture quality is a bit washed out in some places but still watchable in my opinion. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: horror, transplants, feature films
Benevolent aliens from the planet Emerald send superhero Starman to protect Earth from invasion by an evil alien race called the Spherions. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Action, Sci-Fi
Charlie Chaplin's 1st Film Released Feb. 02 1914 Making a Living is the first film appearance of Charlie Chaplin, which premiered on February 2, 1914. Chaplin plays a lady-charming swindler, Edgar English, who runs afoul of the Keystone Kops. Chaplin's famed screen persona of "the Little Tramp" did not appear until the film Kid Auto Races at Venice. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0004288/ Find more Chaplin films favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Charlie Chaplin, Silents
Shame also known as "I Hate Your Guts" "The Intruder" is a 1962 film directed by Roger Corman starring William Shatner as a racist mystery man sent to stir trouble in a southern town that is about to integrate its high school. Roger Corman claims this is the only film of the over 300 he's produced to lose money. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: Drama, William Shatner
An inheritance sends a bored British couple off on an adventure that leads to a ship wreck and a seriocomic romantic odyssey that leads to infidelity. An adaptation of the novel by Dale Collins. Not the usual Hitchcock fare but easily recognizable as his and definitely worth a look. Adapted & directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Released in 1932. Complete print. a.k.a. "East of Shanghai" (US). TRIVIA: Don't bother looking for Hitch in this one. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: romantic dramas, romantic comedies, adventures, ship wrecks, marital infidelity, Henry Kendall,...
After a beauty is mangled in a car accident, a researcher uses a treatment he has created to restore her to her former self. However, the treatment comes with a high price.... This was originialy an Italian film titled "Seddok, l'erede di Satana" which was later dubbed into English and retitled "Atomic Age Vampire". You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 8 reviews ) Topics: 1960s, foreign films, horror
The story involves an American draft dodger and aspiring writer named Nero Finnigan (Jeff Bridges) who becomes involved with the notorious Mr. Go (James Mason), an oriental organized crime mastermind. They conspire to blackmail an Americam weapons scientist into providing secrets to Mr. Gos organization for resale to the highest bidder. Enter The Dolphin, an American CIA agent and James Joyce scholar, tasked with recovering the scientist and his work by whatever means necessary. favoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Mystery, Thriller
Buck Rogers and his pal Buddy (Jackie Moran) are released from suspended animation after 500 years. They discover that the world is under the thumb of modernistic mobster Killer Kane (Anthony Warde), and are enlisted in the fight against Kane by Wilma Deering (Constance Moore) and Dr. Huer (C. Montague Shaw). favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Short early clip from the Edison Manufacturing Co. featuring Native American Sioux Hair Coat, Last Horse, and Parts His Hair dancing. Copied at 18fps from a 35mm print preserved by the Library of Congress. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 10 reviews ) Topics: Native Americans, Edison
"According to Edison film historian C. Musser, this film and others shot on the same day featured Native American Indian dancers from Buffalo Bill's Wild West show, and constitutes the American Indian's first appearance before a motion picture camera." - Library of Congress, Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: stock footage, standard 4:3, historic, 1894, American Indian, dance, buffalo dance
Cecil B Demille's 1915 film of Prosper Merimee's 1845 novella (which was the basis of Bizet's famous opera.)Carmen, a gypsy woman, seduced lawyer Don Jose in an attempt to assist her clan's smuggling trade. Don Jose is obsessed with Carmen and turns to crime to maintain her attentions. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: crime, carmen, don jose, prosper merimee, cecil b demille, jesse lasky, romance, obsession, love,...
Steve Driscoll, alias the Durano Kid, rides to the aid of Sam Jason, an elderly rancher who is drilling for oil on his ranch, when masked raiders wreck the well. Jason gets financial aid from townsmen, continues with his drilling, and the raids also continue. Steve suspects Mrs. Reginald Adams. a rich widow of being behind the raids. When the town money for Jason is stolen, Steve, as Durango, follows the robber to the Adams ranch.Director: Ray NazarroWriter: Ed Earl Repp (original... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: raid widow, rancher, oil well, durango kid, street shootout, song, singing, white horse, villain,...
As It Is In Life is a short 1910 piece by D W Griffith starring Mary Pickford. It is a slight little piece but easy to watch particularly for the scenes in an actual pigeon farm. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Grifforth, Pickford, silents
A secret British aviation project is being disrupted by a foreign power, until an effete but supremely confident military-intelligence agent, Charles Hammond (Ralph Richardson), is assigned the case. What follows is a tense espionage thriller that refuses to take itself seriously. Yet strangely, this odd mixture of screwball comedy and political-thriller works and everyone involved with this brisk comedy/thriller seems to be enjoying themselves immensely. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 11 reviews ) Topics: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, War
Devil of the Desert Against the Son of Hercules, originally known as Anthar l'invincibile (Anthar the Invincible) and Soraya Reina Del Desierto ( Soraya, Queen of the Desert) is a 1964 Italian/French/Spanish international co-production filmed in Algeria and directed by Antonio Margheriti.This version, while not in its original 2:35 Techniscope aspect ratio, is at least widescreen and has somewhat improved color quality over the commonly available faded and scratched 16mm print found all... favorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Sons of Hercules, Antonio Margheriti, Anthony Dawson, Kirk Morris, Peplum, Sword and Sandal
A young man (Wallace Reid) pursues a young lady (Ann Little) with the same energy he applies to his other obsession in life, auto racing. favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Silent, Comedy, Drama
Charlie Chaplins 53rd Film Released July 10 1916 The Vagabond was a silent film by Charlie Chaplin and his third film with Mutual Films. Released in 1916, it co-starred Edna Purviance, Eric Campbell, Leo White and Lloyd Bacon. This film echoed Chaplin's work on The Tramp, with more drama mixed in with comedy. The story begins with Charlie, playing music to raise money, and instead finds the abused girl (played by Edna) living in a gypsy camp. As in The Tramp, he works on finding a way to help... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Charlie Chaplin, Silents
PRC's attempt at a Thin Man style mystery, co-starring Neil Hamilton and June Storey. Directed by Bernard B Ray (as B B Ray) Released in 1941. Complete print. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: mysteries, whodunits, comedies, Neil Hamilton, June Storey, Douglas Frowley, Evelyn Brent
The testing of the Mark 9 atomic artillery shell was the Grable event, part of a much larger series of nuclear detonations under the umbrella of Operation UPSHOT-KNOTHOLE in 1953. This operation conducted at the Nevada Test Site consisted of 11 atmospheric tests. There were three airdrops, seven tower tests, and one airburst. Conducted between March 17 and June 4, 1953, this operation involved the testing of new theories. A new and revolutionary method of producing deliverable nuclear weapons... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: 280 mm gun, 280 mm, Mark 65 cannon, Atomic Annie, atomic shell, Mark 9 atomic shell,...
Three men in a plane searching the Caribbean for a missing admiral crash-land on an island where voodoo is practiced and zombies roam. They soon find a mansion occupied by a family of Austrian refugees, headed by Dr. Sangre. Dr. Sangre is up to no good, and when he learns of the men's mission they begin to disappear. Stars: Dick Purcell, Joan Woodbury, and Mantan Moreland IMDb Page Wikipedia Page The 688MB MPEG4 file was derived from the 3.1GB MPEG2 found on this page to provide a smaller,... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 9 reviews ) Topics: Comedy, Mystery, Horror, Zombies, Voodoo
No more uploads I was very satisfied with FTP uploading at archive.org. I was able to see exactly how much of the upload had been completed. I was able to see the rate at which the upload was progressing. And, perhaps most important of all, I was able to resume an interrupted upload. In other words, if I had uploaded 90% of a file when the connection was lost, all I had to do was reconnect and upload the remaining 10%. The programmers at archive.org have eliminated the best way of uploading,... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 14 reviews ) Topics: Hal Roach, comedy, Clem Bevans, Cecil Kellaway
US government propaganda film made during WWII touting the virtues of hemp. The film was aimed at farmers at a time when the miltary was facing a shortage of hemp, it shows how hemp is grown and processed into rope and other products. You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 23 reviews ) Topics: propaganda, government film, pdmovies
Dennie (Sally Field) has returned from a year among the hippies to her superficial, image-conscious suburban family. She must face their disapproval of her actions. They refuse to even try to understand. She must also deal with an ex-lover (David Carradine), and a beloved young sister (Lane Bradbury) who is following in her footsteps, wanting the idealistic hippie life but making some rash decisions in the process. favoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Drama, Sally Field, David Carradine
This is believed to be the first feature film based on real life serial killers Charles Starkweather and Caril Fugate. Mainstream Hollywood would not produce films inspired by the pair until a decade after this one. A number of films were inspired by the duo (some very loosely) and included such major examples as Terrence Malick's Badlands (1973) and Oliver Stone's Natural Born Killers (1994) favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 15 reviews ) Topic: Horror
"Voyage to the Planet of the Prehistoric Women" (1968) is the second of two reworkings of "Planeta Bur," a Soviet sci-fi film from 1959. The first was the similarly titled, "Voyage to the Prehistoric Planet" (1962) assembled by director Curtis Harrington for producer Roger Corman."Voyage to the Planet of the Prehistoric Women" was confabulated by Peter Bogdanovich using the pseudonym, Derek Thomas. Working under the dictum that American International... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews ) Topics: Feature Films, Sci-Fi, Science Fiction, Roger Corman, Peter Bogdanovich, Pavel Klushantev, Curtis...
This film's excellent cast brings interest to a story of otherwise routine family events. Almost all of the performers are nicely matched with their characters, especially William Powell and Irene Dunne as the parents. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 12 reviews ) Topics: Comedy, William Powell, Irene Dunne, Elizabeth Taylor
Teenaged Mowgli, who was raised by wolves, appears in a village in India and is adopted by Messua. Mowgli learns human language and some human ways quickly, though keeping jungle ideas. Influential Merchant Buldeo is bigoted against 'beasts' including Mowgli; not so Buldeo's pretty daughter, whom Mowgli takes on a jungle tour where they find a treasure, setting the evil of human greed in motion. Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 2 wins favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews ) Topics: Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Sabu Dastagir, pdmovies
This is the original widescreen theatrical print which is significantly sharper than the other versions here at IA. All of which have modified formats. Stars Don Sullivan, Fred Graham and Lisa Simone Directed by Ray Kellogg Released in 1959 Filmed in and around Cielo, Texas complete print favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: teen exploitation, teenagers, monsters, creature features, hot rods